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Wood statue, Shomen Kongo, Japan, Edo per, early 19th c

Wood statue, Shomen Kongo, Japan, Edo per, early 19th c


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Sculpture of Shomen Kongo, standing with 6 arms, holding ghanta and sword, bow and arrow, halberd and chakra. Shomen Kongo protects against demons and diseases. Wood stained black, with metal parts. Japan, Edo period, shortly after 1800.
H ca. 11 inches.
Sword missing, few traces of usage. All in all very good condition.